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Government issues quarantine orders for 28 countries

National News // July 3, 2020

The government is bringing in strict quarantine rules for travellers from several at risk countries. Those arriving will have to self-isolate for 10 days.

pixabay Government issues quarantine orders for 28 countries
There are 28 countries on the list, including the United States, Russia, most of South America and within the EU, Sweden. Britain is NOT on the list.

The government says the list will be reviewed monthly.

Anyone arriving from a country deemed at risk will have to give an address to immigration officials where they plan to stay for the following 10 days. Cantonal authorities will monitor the incoming traveler to make sure they comply. Those failing to follow instructions face a CHF 10,000 fine.

The full list:

South Africa

Saudi Arabia

 Argentina

 Armenia

Azerbaïdjan

Bahrain

 Belarus

 Bolivia

Bresil

Cape Verde

Chile

Colombia

United States

Honduras

Iraq

Israel

Kosovo

Kuwait

Moldova

North Macedonia

Oman

Panama

Peru

Qatar

Dominican Republic

Russia

Serbia

 Sweden

 Turks and Caicos Islands

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